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10-Minute Tech: Dog-Proof Screen Door

One time our dog charged through a screen door in our house to chase a cat in the yard. As he would likely react...
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10-Minute Tech: Let It Slide

We made a number of improvements to our 2017 24-foot Keystone Cougar. For convenience, a chrome pullout sliding basket was added under the end-table...
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10-Minute Tech: Can It!

Before hooking up our trailer for a 10-day trip, I greased the trailer ball and weight-distributing hitch. I told everyone who would listen to...
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10-Minute Tech: If the Shoe Fits

Most trailers have folding steps outside the entry door. If you dislike tracking water and dirt inside or just want to reduce the number...
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10-Minute Tech: Use Your Noodles

Our quick, cheap solution to keep water from puddling on the awnings over our fifth-wheel’s slideouts is to use swim noodles. Three round swim...
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10-Minute Tech: Fill ’Er Up

After having back surgery, I can no longer carry the 6-gallon water jug I previously used to add water to our RV’s freshwater tank...
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10-Minute Tech: Outdoor Clothes Hanger

I made an exterior clothes hanger that attaches to the mounting tubes on my RV’s ladder. Most ladders on RVs have the mounting tubes...
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10-Minute Tech: Generating a Mini Funnel

I have a Honda portable inverter generator that I believe is one of the best out there, except when it comes to oil changes....
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10-Minute Tech: Clank-Free Safety Chains

The safety chains on my Andersen fifth-wheel hitch attach from the pin adaptor to the gooseneck tie-downs in the truck bed and would clank...
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10-Minute Tech: Cable Connections

After bending and snapping off several coaxial-cable core pins, I came up with an inexpensive and dual-purpose solution. When not in use, I coil...
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Products

John Carrillo with an Aqua-Hot 250P cutaway and components.

Aqua-Hot 250P: RV Heating and Hot Water

Travel trailer and fifth-wheel owners can tap into continuous hot water and quiet, even heating with the new Aqua-Hot 250PThe smiles you see on...
Tire failure on a trailer isn’t always easy to see, and the damage that results from a blowout can far exceed that of just replacing a tire and wheel. A trailer TPMS can help prevent such problems.

Watch Your Back: RV Tire-Pressure Monitors

Investing in a TPMS for trailers and fifth-wheels can reduce adverse wear and blowouts, and boost safety and fuel economyIt’s easy to know when...
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Staff Pick: Pedego Electric Bikes

Staff Pick: I tried out a bright-green Latch bike at the Santa Barbara, California, Pedego store, and it zipped easily to the top of...